Pence says US will honor refugee deal

The affection Australia and the United States usually share for each other is rooted in decades of cooperation on defense, intelligence and trade. Indeed, the vice president seemed determined to reassure Australia of its importance to the US, noting ... More..

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Justice Department threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight

The letters were sent to Chicago, New Orleans, Philadelphia, New York City, California, Cook County (which includes Chicago), Law Vegas County, Miami-Dade County and Milwaukee County. A Justice Department clai...More..

Police officer creates lovely portrait to honor Facebook murder victim
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Police officer creates lovely portrait to honor Facebook murder victim

That final tip was ultimately what was needed to find the shooter, who was considered armed and unsafe, but before the worker called police, almost 400 others - some as far west as Texas - had called the Federa...More..

GOP Retains Kansas Congressional Seat After Last-Minute Anti-Choice Attack Ads
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

GOP Retains Kansas Congressional Seat After Last-Minute Anti-Choice Attack Ads

Ted Cruz of Texas to campaign Monday Wichita . - CIA Director Mike Pompeo's old district gave Romney 62 percent in 2012 and Trump 60 percent in 2016. Kansas has traditionally been a Republican-leaning state,...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Jason Chaffetz says he might step down before his term is over

For now at least, Jason Chaffetz is preparing to enter the private sector when his current term expires, Fox News reports . As oversight chairman, Chaffetz led investigations into the Secret Service and Pl...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Justice Department Puts Pressure On Sanctuary Cities

Nevertheless, the city hired two law firms to help the city understand the implications of the Trump administration's threat to pull federal funding from sanctuary cities . City Solicitor Sozi Tulante said tha...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Treasure Hunt: Families participate in Easter egg search

Saturday. Central Standard Time. Early arrivals are encouraged, as the hunt, in its 13th year, draws children from both Montana and North Dakota, and includes door prizes which require pre-hunt registration. It...More..

Pennsylvania jury weighs murder charge against suspect in trooper ambush
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Pennsylvania jury weighs murder charge against suspect in trooper ambush

Frein was charged with first-degree murder, attempted murder, first-degree murder and attempted murder of a law enforcement officer, several weapons charges, and terrorism. Defense lawyer Michael Weinstein did ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas begins 'run' of executions

Thursday, four minutes before his death warrant was due to expire at midnight, capping a chaotic week of legal wrangling. Gorsuch voted with four fellow conservative justices to clear the way for Lee's de...More..

Colorado Justice Neil Gorsuch's first day on the Supreme Court is today
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Colorado Justice Neil Gorsuch's first day on the Supreme Court is today

The black-robed Gorsuch asked the worker's lawyer Christopher Landau four questions in a row about the wording of a statute, saying he was "sorry for taking up so much time ". Of those surveyed, 50% said Gorsu...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

A new high: Poll finds record support for pot legalization

Colorado prohibits carrying marijuana over state lines. They outlined the importance of the Cole Memo and said they're "ready to have further discussion on how these important federal policies work in our s...More..

Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight

The letters were addressed to officials in New Orleans; Philadelphia; Chicago; New York City; Clark County, Nev.; Miami-Dade County, Fla.; Milwaukee County, Wis.; Cook County, Ill.; and the state of Calif...More..

Arkansas overcomes legal hurdles, carries out execution
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas overcomes legal hurdles, carries out execution

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Alice Gray blocked the state from using the drug vecuronium bromide, siding with McKesson Corp., which had argued that it sold Arkansas the drug for medical use, not executions. C...More..

Gorsuch's First Big Top Court Vote Allows Arkansas Execution
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Gorsuch's First Big Top Court Vote Allows Arkansas Execution

The state has justified the pace of the scheduled executions, saying its supply of another lethal injection drug, the sedative midazolam, expires at the end of April. McKesson Corp., a drug company, has asserte...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ivanka's business prospers since Donald Trump election victory

The New York Times reported that the deal to develop a storied skyscraper at 666 Fifth Avenue - now renamed 660 Fifth Avenue to lose the Satanic undertones - was terminated after Democratic members of Con...More..

Trump slams first 100 days construct
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump slams first 100 days construct

President Trump at a press conference in the East Room of the White House on Thursday. 'No administration has accomplished more in the first 90 days - that includes on military, on the border, on trade, on re...More..

Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash

Trump Jr.is an avid hunter, who has been pictured next to slain big game animals including a water buffalo and a cheetah. Hundreds showed up to the rally to support his bid for the seat, including Senator Ste...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Win or lose, Marine Le Pen is a nightmare for the EU

Le Pen and independent centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron are the two leading candidates, with center-right candidate Francios Fillon and far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon also in contention. All the ca...More..

Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

Every jurisdiction which received a letter has so-called "sanctuary" policies, meaning that officials there will not directly cooperate with federal immigration authorities-something the DOJ is hoping to chan...More..

Senate Judiciary Chair: 'I Would Expect' A Supreme Court Vacancy This Summer
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Senate Judiciary Chair: 'I Would Expect' A Supreme Court Vacancy This Summer

Mere days after Justice Neil Gorsuch was seated on the Supreme Court, restoring the panel to full strength, a top Senate Republican said the court could soon be down a member once again - in turn giving Presi...More..

Oversight chief won't seek new term
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Oversight chief won't seek new term

At a town hall in February, Chaffetz was essentially booed for an hour straight, and a new billboard in his hometown of Provo questions the congressman's reluctance to investigate Russia's meddling in US electi...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Full Supreme Court to Hear Church-State Case

It took Gorsuch less than 20 minutes on Monday to ask his first question - a sharp departure from the notoriously-quiet Thomas, who once went a decade without a single query to the procession of attorneys w...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Cardell Hayes: 'I should have let him kill me, I'm dead anyway'

State law requires him to serve 85 percent of the sentence before becoming eligible for good-behavior release, meaning he could be freed in roughly 20 years. Hayes and Smith were involved in a traffic-related a...More..

Frein found guilty on all counts
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Frein found guilty on all counts

A jury convicted 33-year-old Eric Frein on all 12 charges including killing an officer and terrorism. The focus now shifts to the impact of Frein's crimes. "We would like to present Eric in the most sympath...More..

President Trump Signs New Executive Order:
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

President Trump Signs New Executive Order: "Buy American and Hire American"

It will call on the departments of Labor, Justice, Homeland Security and State to crack down on what the official called "fraud and abuse" in USA immigration to protect U.S. The four departments will then submi...More..

Hillary Clinton: Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Hillary Clinton: Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure

Malalis, the chair and commissioner of the New York City Commission on Human Rights, who was honored with the Community Impact Award. At the event in New York City, Clinton criticized Trump for withdrawing ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

What the Kansas special election means for Georgia's vote

By the numbers, the race in Kansas shouldn't have been close. State Treasurer Estes, 60, will represent the Kansas 4th congressional district replacing Mike Pompeo, who Trump named as Central Intelligence Age...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

UC Berkeley ReInvites Ann Coulter, But There's a Catch

She sent out an angry stream of tweets Wednesday night, calling the move to cancel her event a ban on free speech. However Coulter, who had vowed after the cancellation to show up for her April 27 speech an...More..

Arkansas carries out first of eight planned executions
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas carries out first of eight planned executions

The Arkansas Supreme Court also reversed a restraining order on the state's use of vecuronium bromide, one of the three drugs used in lethal injections. In the course of his 25 years on death row, he had neve...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Anne Coulter calls Drudge fake news Berkeley 4/21/17

The letter from Vice Chancellor Scott Biddy and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Stephen Sutton read: "We have been unable to find a safe and suitable venue". " If that's banned, then no conservative can spe...More..

General Motors says it's stopped business in Venezuela
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

General Motors says it's stopped business in Venezuela

The opposition, which accuses President Nicolas Maduro of creating a dictatorship, asked people to hit Caracas streets Thursday morning - where thousands gathered the day before in what activists dubbed "the m...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Paris attack: Security dominates French election campaign

He said Le Pen's claims that she could prevent such attacks were misleading. In the televised statements they competed to talk tough on security and vowed a crackdown on Islamic State (IS) terror group ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bernie Sanders fires up Democrats with call for 'revolution' in Miami

BERNIE SANDERS: Because I think the Democrats have not put forward an agenda that speaks to the needs of people who are in pain. But the point, Sanders reminded folks, wasn't to shine a light on himself. "He ...More..

Fox News announces Bill O'Reilly's departure, citing sexual harassment allegations
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Fox News announces Bill O'Reilly's departure, citing sexual harassment allegations

In the wake of his removal, Fox has confirmed that Tucker Carlson will move from his 9 p.m. slot to O'Reilly's previously held 8 p.m. time starting April 24. "It was embarrassing, so I just got to a point w...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Pro-Life Group Endorses Karen Handel in Georgia Congressional Runoff

Coming in second place was Republican former Secretary of State Karen Handel with 19 percent. While Ossoff dominated the 18-candidate field on Tuesday, he will face much steeper odds in the June runoff no...More..